Medal of Honor receiver who displayed quick thinking and bravery through the Assault on Pearl Harbor. He graduated from your U.S. Naval Academy in 1916 and consequently served around the battleship USS Connecticut. He was in control of a restoration dispatch at Pearl Harbor around the morning from the infamous assault and were able to maintain his dispatch afloat despite harm from foe explosions. He was created in Washington, D.C. He and Doris Miller had been both recipients from the Medal of Honor for his or her bravery through the Pearl Harbor assault.